16 March 2017,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,000
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
A SMALL GREY JADE GARMENT HOOK
MING-QING DYNASTY (1368-1911)
The main body of the garment hook is well carved as a taotie mask and the hook as the head of a bird. The greyish-white stone has areas of added black color.
1 5/8 (4.1 cm.) in. long, cloth box
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